Trinity Health Mental Health Clinician-GF in Hartford, Connecticut

Grant-funded position

*__JOB SUMMARY__*

The Mental Health Clinician, Licensed-GF, will be expected to provide individual and family therapy to child victims of violence, their non-offending caregivers, and adults of violent crimes. This position seeks to reduce trauma symptoms in individuals who have survived sexual violence, increase areas of resiliency and support in their lives, teach effective coping skills, and increase overall level of daily functioning. The Mental Health Clinician will also be responsible for providing programmatic oversight of mental health programming and supervision of mental health clinicians. This position is responsible for program and policy development regarding mental health services and integration/coordination of mental health services with all services and programs of the Greater Hartford Children’s Advocacy Center. This position requires coordination and communication with other programs and/or providers inside and outside the Greater Hartford Children’s Advocacy Center.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

Education: ** Master’s or doctorate in psychology, social work, or counseling

*Licensure: * Current licensure in state of Connecticut. LCSW, CEAP preferred. Experience: * Three to five years in working with adults and children Training and experience in evidence based trauma treatment models for adults Training and experience in evidence based trauma treatment models for children Training and experience in group and family therapy Knowledge of youth with Problem Sexual Behavior (PSB) Skills: *Demonstrated proficiency in group work with adolescents. Experience in monitoring psychotropic drugs for adolescents. * Bilingual/bicultural re: Spanish-speaking populations preferred *

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Job Number: 00114530

Location: Hartford, CT

Organization Name: Trinity Health Of New England

Facility: NESF - Saint Francis Hospital

Employment Type: Full time

Shift: Day Shift

Hours: 40